IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Sockets for Limb Prostheses: A Review of Existing Technologies and Open Challenges

Author(s): Linda Paterno ; Michele Ibrahimi ; Emanuele Gruppioni ; Arianna Menciassi ; Leonardo Ricotti
Sponsor(s): IEEE Engineering In Medicine and Biology Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 September 2018
Volume: 65
Page(s): 1,996 - 2,010
ISSN (Electronic): 1558-2531
ISSN (Paper): 0018-9294
DOI: 10.1109/TBME.2017.2775100
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In the prosthetics field, one of the most important bottlenecks is still the human-machine interface, namely the socket. Indeed, a large number of amputees still rejects prostheses or points out a... View More

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